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Black Rooster Audio releases the VLA-2A

...product. We think our VLA-2A is a great piece of software, so we are just telling you to give the VLA-3A a try, if "pumping" is the specific thing you don't like. And again - we are offering a 14 day trial to each of our products. So you could just test everything before...

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Black Rooster Audio releases VLA-3A

Black Rooster Audio is excited to present the VLA-3A plug-in, one of the most authentic native emulations of its analog brother from the 70s. It takes aspects from its predecessor and combines it with a discrete solid-state circuitry. It still maintains the T4 based opto-compressor sound but features a quicker, more modern and brighter response....

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First compressor / NEVE / Warm Audio

Thanks for nice tips, will try demoes of the suggestions. Im using the Softube CL1B (not mk2) with great results. Also really like Softubes Summit TLA100. I also use IK multimedia 2a. I wonder if I really need HW compressors for tracking. Perhaps a cheap hardware clone is no better than good plugins, what do...

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Black Rooster Audio is proud to present the VLA-3A plug-in, one of the most authentic native emulations of its analog brother from the 70s. This is our goto-compressor for vocals, but it also works incredibly well for bringing out the ambience on percussive material and helping to put some glue into your mixes. AUTHENTIC CIRCUIT EMULATION Our realtime component based circuit simulation approach allows for authentically capturing the sound and feel of the analog unit as close as possible. All the crucial parts, including in- and output transformers, discrete sidechain and audio path networks, filters and of course the T4B cell have been faithfully modelled. SSE2 OPTIMIZED CODE DSP operations are pipelined using the SSE2 instruction set. This ensures high performance operation despite very complex computations. AUTO-ADJUSTED OVERSAMPLING FOR MAXIMUM AUDIO TRANSPARENCY Aliasing artifacts are efficiently attenuated using a low latency linear phase Dolph-Chebyshev polyphase design. The oversampling rate is auto adjusted to your session's sample rate to save CPU while offering the most transparent sound possible. HIGHDPI / RETINA SUPPORT Our user interfaces support high pixel density on both Windows and Mac OS systems to present you with the most enjoyable user experience on high DPI displays. Please refer to your manual to learn whether your DAW is HighDPI capable if you're working on Windows.